Diss steppes

English name: Diss steppes

Description (English)

Formations of North Africa, Italy, Spain and Greece, dominated by Ampelodesmos mauritanica; many chamaephyte and diss formations have the physiognomy of a garrigue or a brush and have been listed under F5.53.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code E1.433

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Flowering Plants Ampelodesmos mauritanica
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Ampelodesmos mauritanica Flowering Plants

Other classifications

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
Palaearctic Habitat Classification 200112 34.633 Diss steppes source
For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types


Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 E1.433 Diss steppes same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 E1.433 Diss steppes same
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